Postal History of
Cape of Good Hope

Post Offices EAST POORT to ELAND'S DRIFT

EAST POORT
January 1906 to August 1906
September 1906 to
Union
Area: Bedford
1   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 10.09.1914 17.05.1906 30.05.1910  
EAST RIET RIVER
01.04.1866 to 1867
February 1872 to 1873
1882 to July 1906
Area: Bedford
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "Dot"     31.03.1900 17.05.1904  
EAST WALMER
April 1907 to September 1907
Area: Port Elizabeth
Not recorded
EBENEZER
09.06.1858 to June 1871
01.03.1872 to January 1890
July 1890 to Union
Area: Vanrhynsdorp
1   BONC "744"        
2   OVAL   Last seen: 04.05.1921 10.11.1868 30.05.1910 300
EDENDALE
August 1886 to February 1890
Area: Fort Beaufort
Renamed from Koonap Randt
Not recorded
EENDOORN
1881 to April 1885

Area: Namaqualand
Renamed to Garies
1   BONC "238"   New find 22.07.1883    
2   1C "Blank" New find 22.07.1883    
       
EERSTE RIVER
09.03.1846 to 01.05.1901
Area: Stellenbosch
Renamed to Faure Siding
1   DARC       09.10.1874 12.05.1883  
2   1C "Dot"   Date illegable      
EERSTE RIVER STATION
01.02.1865 to
Union
Area: Stellenbosch
1   BONC "189"   09.11.1875 04.10.1894  
2   1C "Blank" Eerste R.Stn 08.05.1869 19.10.1885  
       
3   1C "CGH"
John Lund
Eerste River Stn 11.05.1897 02.11.1905  
4   1C "CAPE COLONY" Eerste River Sta 09.11.1875 28.08.1909  
       
5   1C "CAPE"   Eerste River Station 02.09.1885    
6   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 09.05.1921 13.11.1907 30.05.1910  
EERSTE VERLIES
1882 to March 1884
Area: Cradock
Not recorded
EERSTE WATER
1878 to July 1882
Area: Beaufort West
Not recorded
EGOSO
22.10.1878 to November 1886
Area: Pondoland
1   1C "Blank"     24.07.1880    
EIJERKUIL
January 1896 to Union
Area: Beaufort West
Not recorded
EINDEKUIL
01.10.1902 to Union
Area: Piquetberg
1   2C "Bars + cross" Last seen: 03.12.1914 15.07.1903 30.05.1910  
ELANDS BAY
01.07.1873 to August 1886
Area: Piquetberg
Not recorded
ELAND'S DRIFT
1879 to December 1901
September 1902 to Union
Area: Cradock
(1)   BONC     Probable      
2   1C "DRIFT" Last seen: 03.05.1915 05.09.1892 30.05.1910